Title I Transfer OptionTitle I Supplemental Education Services and Transfer Option schools for 2016-2017 were available for the following:
An LEA is required to offer public school choice to all students enrolled in any Title I school that is currently on a Turnaround or Priority Improvement Plan for the 2015-2016 School Year. Students must be given the option to attend a public school that is on a higher plan type for Accreditation. Furthermore, districts must provide transportation or pay for the transportation costs associated with transporting students to the choice school. Letters were mailed to parents on May 15, 2016 and the window closed on June 5, 2016.
The Colorado No Child Left Behind Act (NCLB) Flexibility Waiver requires Title I schools with a status of Priority Improvement or Turnaround to offer Supplemental Educational Services to eligible children in the school from an SES provider approved by the Colorado Department of Education and selected by the parents and District. A Provider Selection Committee will meet to offer 4 outside providers to parents of eligible students. Parents will receive a letter and application in October that their students MAY be eligible for SES. Priority of applications will be based on the lowest achieving students receiving the highest priority.
Supplemental Education Services (SES)
Supplemental educational services is free tutoring offered outside of the regular school day and is designed to increase the academic achievement of low-income students in low-performing schools. These services may include academic assistance such as tutoring, remediation and other educational interventions. Supplemental educational services must be high quality, research-based, and specifically designed to increase student academic achievement on the State assessment. Any service provided will be paid for by the school district.
The main purpose of supplemental educational services is to:
For the 2016-2017 School Year, a Provider Selection Committee was convened and chose 3 outside providers to provide services to eligible students in the above-named Title I Schools. These vendors include *TBD* Applications will be mailed to parents of eligible students with information on these providers.
Click here to view a copy of the Supplemental Services Fair & Equitable Procedures
Click here to see the Summary of Supplemental Educational Services (SES) and School Choice for 2011-2012, 2012-2013, 2013-2014, 2014-2015